At some point, he is taking part in probably the most well-known twins for the reason that Olsens in 2010’s “The Social Community.” Just a few quick years later, he is starring reverse Johnny Depp within the title function of 2013’s “The Lone Ranger.” Younger actor Armie Hammer won’t have many big- and little-screen credit to his title fairly but, however his success over the previous few years present he is an up-and-coming drive to be reckoned with.
Born on August 28, 1986 to folks Michael and Dru Ann Hammer, Armie spent his early childhood years shifting between Los Angeles, Texas, and the Cayman Islands. By the point he reached his teenagers, the household had moved again to Los Angeles, the place Armie nonetheless makes his residence. Armie’s instant household consists of his youthful brother, Victor, and his spouse, Elizabeth Chambers.
Armie hails from a outstanding household that features his oil tycoon great-grandfather, Armand Hammer, maternal grandfather and Tulsa actual property developer, Doug Mobley, and paternal great-grandmother and Russian-born actress, Olga Vadina. His personal mother and father aren’t any strangers to prominence, operating the Armand Hammer Basis, a philanthropic group named for his great-grandfather. His businessman father can be the proprietor, founder, or board member of many different organizations and companies, together with the Hammer Worldwide Basis, the Los Angeles Dream Middle, Pepperdine College, Oral Roberts College, Hammer Galleries, and Hammer Productions. Mother Dru Ann serves by her husband’s aspect on lots of his board and enterprise involvements.
It was Armie’s father’s love for the film “The Agency” that started the household’s relationship with the Cayman Islands within the Nineties. After frequent journeys, the household relocated to the Caymans in 1993, the place Michael based Grace Christian Academy, a personal faculty. Whereas there, Armie’s father additionally based a Christian radio station that served the Cayman Islands. Armie attended the college his father based whereas residing within the Caribbean.
After the household returned to southern California, Armie attended the Los Angeles Baptist Excessive College earlier than dropping out within the eleventh grade to pursue performing. Though his mother and father run Hammer Productions, a movie manufacturing firm, Armie’s determination to enter that trade, particularly after leaving faculty, left a little bit of a rift in his household. As Armie grew his performing profession, nonetheless, he did turn out to be concerned in college-level research at each Pasadena Metropolis School and UCLA.
Armie grew his performing profession organically, starting with one-time appearances on a wide range of tv exhibits. Between 2005 and 2007, he appeared on “Arrested Growth,” “Veronica Mars,” and “Determined Housewives.” He additionally had a minor function within the 2006 film model of “Flicka.” His luck in casting started turning round by 2008 and 2009, when Armie landed recurring roles on tv exhibits “Gossip” and “Reaper” in addition to roles of accelerating prominence in films “Blackout,” “Spring Breakdown,” and “2081.” Armie additionally portrayed Billy Graham in “Billy: The Early Years.”
Since touchdown the roles of each Winklevoss twins in “The Social Community,” Armie’s star has been in ascendance. He adopted up “The Social Community” with roles in 2011’s “J. Edgar” and 2012’s “Mirror Mirror” reverse Julia Roberts. He scored a serious coup when he landed the function of the Lone Ranger within the movie of the identical title, a film endowed by the epic performing weight of Johnny Depp portraying Tonto. ” The Lone Ranger ” additionally stars Hollywood stars William Fichtner and Helena Bonham Carter, leaving Armie surrounded by many years of performing excellence.
The subsequent few years look equally shiny for Armie Hammer. He has been named for the casts of movies “The Man from U.N.C.L.E.” and “2:22” and is rumored to be connected to “Serpent Lady” with actresses Helen Hunt and Malin Akerman. Armie has additionally parlayed his performing expertise into current voiceover roles on “The Simpsons” and “American Dad.” As his reputation continues to develop by leaps and bounds, it is ever extra obvious Armie will be capable to look ahead to thrilling alternatives sooner or later. Having already co-starred in opposition to among the largest names in Hollywood, one can solely marvel whom he’ll pair up with subsequent.
Armie married spouse Elizabeth Chambers on Could 20, 2010 after a nine-month engagement. Chambers, who additionally spent her adolescence in California, has gained recognition as each a mannequin and actress. Extra lately, Chambers has acted as a report for Present TV, with extra on-air reporting spots with The Velocity Channel, NBC, Fox, and E! Leisure. The couple cut up their time between Los Angeles and Chambers’s hometown of San Antonio, Texas. Whereas Armie commutes to his taking pictures places across the nation, Chambers has opened a bakery within the Alamo Heights neighborhood.